Andrés Orozco-Estrada Leads Renowned Vocalists, The Houston Symphony And Houston Symphony Chorus In Rare Performance Of Dvořák’s Choral Masterpiece Stabat Mater


Sept. 27, 29-30 HOUSTON (Sept. 13, 2018) –  Music Director Andrés Orozco-Estrada, an all-star cast of vocalists, the Houston Symphony and the Houston Symphony Chorus all join to afford Houston the chance to hear Dvořák’s seldom-heard, grand choral masterwork Stabat Mater  at 8 p.m., Sept. 27 and 29, and 2:30 p.m., Sept. 30 in Jones Hall. Returning guest vocalists Sasha Cooke (mezzo-soprano) and Toby Spence (tenor) are joined by Lucy Crowe (soprano) and Dashon Burton […]

Sen. Cruz Praises Confirmation of Andrew Oldham for Fifth Circuit

WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Sen. Ted Cruz (R-Texas) today released the following statement after the Senate confirmed Andrew Oldham to fill a vacancy on the United States Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit. Before the vote, Sen. Cruz spoke on the Senate floor in support of his nomination. “I am thrilled the Senate acted swiftly to confirm Andy Oldham to fill this crucial vacancy,” Sen. Cruz said. “Andy will be the third Texan confirmed by the Senate during this Congress to serve on the […]